From Thermal-FluidsPedia

Revision as of 15:48, 3 August 2010 by Co-Founding Editor (Talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search
Basics of heat and mass transfer, governing equations for transport phenomena, heat conduction, convective heat transfer, mass transfer, porous media, radiation, micro- and nanocroscale heat transfer, and related topics of heat and mass transfer.
History of thermodynamics, fundamentals of energy, basics of thermodynamics, pressure (thermodynamics), temperature (thermodynamics), heat (thermodynamics), internal energy, work (thermodynamics), thermodynamics cycle, first law of thermodynamics, molecular level presentation (thermodynamics), properties of pure substances, equilibrium criteria for pure substances, maxwell relations, closed systems with compositional change, stability criteria, system with chemical reactions, second law of thermodynamics, entropy, carnot cycle, heat engine, heat pump, thermoelectric cooling, irreversibility, availability and exergy, power and refrigeration systems, thermodynamic property relations, mixtures and solutions, thermodynamics of chemical reactions, phase and chemical equilibrium, thermodynamics of compressible flow, fundamentals of statistical thermodynamics, distribution functions and thermodynamics of fermi-dirac and bose-einstein gases, and related topics of thermodynamics.
Basic (fluid mechanics), viscosity, newtonian fluid, boundary layer, fluid statics, dimensional analysis and similarities, governing equations for transport phenomena, navier-stokes equations, viscous fluid flow, compressible flow, internal incompressible viscous flow, external incompressible viscous flow, flow in open channels, turbomachinery, laminar boundary layer flows, turbulent boundary layer flows, compressible boundary layer flows, and related topics to fluid mechanics.
Basics (combustion), heat of combustion, fundamentals of chemical kinetics, types of combustion, fuels, governing equations for transport phenomena, transport phenomena in combustion, flame, detonation and deflagration waves of premixed gases, premixed laminar flames, gaseous diffusion flames, combustion of liquid fuel droplets, instability, turbulent flames, combustion in two-phase flow systems, chemically reacting boundary-layer flows, ignition, internal combustion engine, gas turbine combustion, and related topics to combustion.
Basics of multiphase systems, governing equations for transport phenomena, interfacial phenomena, melting and solidification, sublimation and vapor deposition, condensation, evaporation, boiling, two-phase flow, transport phenomena in porous media, and related topics to multiphase systems.
Basics of cfd/nht, discretization methods, numerical solution of heat conduction, convection-diffusion problems, numerical solution of flow field, turbulent flow and heat transfer, grid generation, numerical solution of phase change problems, numerical simulation of interfaces and free surfaces, large eddy simulation, reynolds-averaged navier stokes equations, inverse heat transfer problems (ihtp), monte carlo methods, lattice boltzmann model (lbm), molecular dynamic simulation, direct numerical simulation (dns), and related topics to cfd/nht.
Fundamentals of turbulence, external turbulent flow/heat transfer, internal turbulent flow, integral solution for laminar and turbulent natural convection, turbulent film condensation, and turbulent falling film evaporation.
Basic of measurements and instrumentation, motion and dimensional measurements and instrumentation, force and torque measurements and instrumentation, pressure measurements and instrumentation, flow measurements and instrumentation, temperature measurements and instrumentation, transport properties measurements and instrumentation, optical techniques, data and error analysis, data acquisition and processing, and related topics to measurements and instrumentation.
Thermophysical properties: solids, thermophysical properties: gas and liquids at atmospheric pressure, thermophysical properties: phase changes materials, thermophysical properties: liquid-vapor at saturation, thermophysical properties: mass transfer properties, and thermophysical properties: radiation properties.
Energy: past, present, and future, mechanical energy, wind energy, hydro energy, thermal energy, biomass energy, fossil fuels, air pollution from combustion sources, geothermal energy, solar energy, nuclear energy, nuclear radiation, electricity, transportation, economics of energy, economics of the environment, a blueprint for a sustainable future, abbreviations and acronyms, glossary, and energy:related topics.
Energy storage, thermal manufacturing, biomedical engineering, electronics cooling, heat pipes, fuel cells, and application areas: related topics.
Transport phenomena in micro- and nanoscales, nanotechnology, biotechnology, information technology, security, and contemporary topics:related topics.